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Kinesiology 590: Kinesiology Colloquium icon-olus-circle

Spring 2024 Semester

Thursdays, 3:05PM - 4:20PM
127 Noll Laboratory
or
Zoom: https://psu.zoom.us/j/99322075664?pwd=VjJJYUJVUUdmcE5TMlBPMUM4dW5sZz09&from=addon

 

Date SPEAKER Topic
January 11, 2024 Dr. Jonathan Dingwell
Professor of Kinesiology
Penn State University
University Park, PA
Course Introduction and Overview
January 18, 2024 Dr. Jonathan Dingwell
Professor of Kinesiology
Penn State University
University Park, PA
Research ‘Elevator Speech’: Explaining Your Work to Non-Specialists
January 25, 2024 Dr. Pompiliu-Nicolae Constantin
University Lecturer, UNEFS Bucharest
Fulbright Visiting Scholar
Penn State University
University Park, PA
The Strategic Use of Sports Power. An Examination of Sport Diplomacy in Romania-United States Relations
February 1, 2024 Dr. Jonathan Dingwell
Professor of Kinesiology
Penn State University
University Park, PA
SARI Talk:  Avoiding the ‘Hawthorne Effect’ in Your Research
February 15, 2024 All 590 Students Students: ~7-min Presentations # 3
February 22, 2024 All 590 Students Students: ~7-min Presentations # 4
February 29, 2024 Dr. James Pawelczyk
Associate Professor
Kinesiology
Penn State University
University Park, PA 
Noll@50: A History of the Laboratory for Human Performance Research
March 14, 2024 All 590 Students Kinesiology “Rapid Research” Contest
March 21, 2024 Dr. Ramesh Balasubramaniam
Professor
University of California, Merced
Merced, CA
 
March 28, 2024 Dr. Marcia L. Stefanick
Professor of Medicine
Stanford University
Stanford, CA
The Women’s Health Initiative Strong & Healthy Randomized Controlled Trial
April 4, 2024 Graduate Exhibition   
April 11, 2024 Dr. William Kraemer
Research Scientist
Department of Human Sciences
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH
 
April 18, 2024 Dr. Charlene Weaving
Professor
Human Kinetics Department
St. Francis Xavier University
Antigonish, Nova Scotia
Feminist Sport Philosophy: All Roads Lead to Sexual Objection and Inequities 
Noll Physiological Research Seminar Series icon-olus-circle

Fridays, 10:05AM - 12:05PM
127 Noll Laboratory

Date Speaker Topic
January 12, 2024 Mary Jane De Souza, PhD
Distinguished Professor of Kinesiology and Physiology
Penn State University
University Park, PA  
Introductory Discussion
January 19, 2024 Burt Staniar, PhD
Associate Professor of Animal Science 
Penn State University
University Park, PA  
Studying Horses – An Animal Model of Health and Athleticism
January 26, 2024 Lacy Alexander, PhD
Professor of Kinesiology
Penn State University
University Park, PA 
Leadership in Science
February 9, 2024 Jonas Rubenson, PhD
Professor 
Department of Kinesiology
Penn State University
University Park, PA
Understanding How and Why We Move the Way We Do: Bridging Exercise Physiology and Biomechanics
February 16, 2024 Francisco Diaz, PhD
Associate Professor of Reproductive Biology
Penn State University
University Park, PA 
Micronutrients: Impact on Ovarian Function and Oocyte Quality
February 23, 2024 Tony Babb, PhD
Professor
Department of Internal Medicine 
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Dallas, TX
Rethinking the Etiology of HFpEF?: Pressures, Breathing, Aging, and Obesity
March 15, 2024    
March 22, 2024 Kedra Wallace, PhD
Associate Professor
School of Graduate School in the Health Sciences
Department of Pharmacology
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Jackson, MS
Hypertension During Pregnancy – A new Pre-existing Condition?
March 29, 2024 Marcia Stefanick, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Stanford University
Stanford, CA
Lessons Learned from the Women’s Health Initiative Hormone Trials
April 5, 2024 Rebecca Mallinson, PhD
Assistant Teaching Professor
Kinesiology
School of Behavioral Sciences and Education 
Penn State University, Harrisburg
Middletown, PA
Recovery of Menses in response to Increased Energy Intake in Oligo-Amenorrheic Athletes: the REFUEL Randomized Controlled Trial
April 12, 2024 Ana Carla Salamunes & Emily Lundstrom
PhD Candidates
Kinesiology Department
Penn State University
University Park, PA 
De Souza and Williams Lab Group
April 19, 2024 Christopher Engeland, PhD
Professor of Biobehavioral Health 
Penn State University
University Park, PA 
Stress, Inflammation, and Health: How Stress Gets Under your Skin
April 26, 2024 Heather Allaway, PhD
Assistant Professor
School of Kinesiology
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA
Nuances of Bone Health in Female Astronauts
Action Club: Interactive Seminars in Motor Control & Coordination icon-olus-circle

Fridays, 3:45PM
127 Noll Laboratory
or
Zoom Link:  https://psu.zoom.us/j/96776841064?from=addon
Hosted by The Penn State Center for Movement Science & Technology

DaTe Speaker TOPIC
February 16, 2024 *Matteo Bertucco, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences
University of Verona, Italy
Adaptive Effects of Neuromuscular Fatigue on Postural Control
February 23, 2024 *Julia Choi, PhD
Assistant Professor 
Department of Applied Physiology & Kinesiology
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

Human Locomotor Learning: Insights from Behavioral and Neurophysiological Approaches

March 15, 2024 *Chris Richards, PhD
Lecturer in Basic Sciences Comparative Biomedical Sciences Department
Royal Veterinary College, University of London
London, UK
Using Frog-inspired Robotics to Help Understand the Mechanics of Human Reaching 
March 22, 2024 Ramesh Balasubramaniam, PhD
Professor
University of California, Merced
Merced, CA
 
March 29, 2024

Sara Hussain, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Kinesiology and Health Education
College of Education
University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX

Phase-dependent and Machine Learning-driven Real-time TMS: Motor Control Mechanisms and Interventional Opportunities
April 12, 2024 *Geoff Wright, PhD
Professor
Graduate Program Director
Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Temple University
Philadelphia, PA 
Cognitive and Neurophysiologic Mechanisms of Action Selection After Stroke
April 26, 2024

Jessica Cassidy, PhD

Assistant Professor
School of Medicine – Division of Physical Therapy
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

 

*Denotes Speaker will be on Zoom